Upcoming Issues (Publication Schedule)

Publication Schedule

Spring 2019 - Free Your Mind!

Deadline February 1, 2019
Estimated print edition ship date - March 13, 2019
Online publication (paid subscribers) - March 13, 2019

Winter 2018 - Wonderland

Deadline November 10, 2018
Estimated print edition ship date - December 12-14, 2018
Online publication (paid subscribers) - December 12, 2018

Do you spend the winter wondering what's next...or wondering how you got as far as you did?

We just moved from California to Texas, into a neighborhood full of kids - something we've always wanted for the boys. So far, we love our new home - good people, lots of resources, and wide open spaces around. One thing we didn't know was that there was a native gecko species, and it's left us wondering what other surprises are in store for us.

What wondrous experiences has homeschooling brought to your family? What inspiration can you share with readers? Maybe it's a lesson learned or an adventure experienced; maybe a project that's perfect for kids. In this winter issue, we want to feature you - your stories, your lives.

Tell us about it.

The deadline for this is extended to November 10th, but don't delay - there may not be space left for your story to appear in this issue!


Every issue has needs...

Not every article must be related to the quarterly theme...

  • Stories about successful homeschoolers. Have you or your kids gone from homeschooling to greatness of one sort or another? Tell us about it! We're dying to know how adult homeschoolers fare in life.
  • Homeschool projects with high-resolution, high quality images, and clear instructions.
  • Ideas for balancing homeschooling with working to pay the bills.
  • Tips on how to keep kids interested in learning and school work.
  • Ideas on teaching difficult, dry or neglected subjects.
  • Other homeschool related stories - this can be relating to your journey to homeschooling, or how you handle difficult situations with your children. It's a wide open topic.
  • Humorous stories - we could always use something funny to lighten the mood!


LT Kids

Super special, kid-written and edited, magazine just for homeschool kids.

Yep, you read that right. Your kids now have their very own magazine that comes with your subscription. In each issue of Learning Tangent for Kids, we love to see articles, art, projects and yes, even questions from homeschooling kids everywhere.

Your budding artist or writer can also submit a story or piece of art. We love to support kids in their endeavors!

We're looking for:

  • Articles - any topic your son or daughter would like to cover. They should be engaging and well-written, for their developmental stage.
  • Book reviews
  • Art/science project ideas
  • Fiction stories
  • Poems
  • Photo journalism works too!

If you're thinking about contributing, consider the following:

Because Learning Tangent is in print, there are space issues to keep in mind. We do not accept previously published work for the print magazine or website. If we are simply out of room, we may want to hold onto it for a future issue - we hope that you understand!

First - please see our contributor guidelines.

We welcome article submissions on any of these topics, and more! If you've been thinking about subscribing, now is a great time. We're partly through our fifth year of publication, and look forward to many more years of helpful, timely (and timeless!) homeschool articles without a gigantic pile of ads through which to sift. Because here - it really is about the articles.

If you would like to contribute an article, story, or art of some sort, we offer this as a guideline. There are deadlines and other information for each issue so you can make plans to get your article in before the deadline. We prefer receiving them a few days early so that if there are edits to be made, we can send them to you for review.